Testing to begin on Blackpool tramway extension

Testing is due to start this week on the Talbot Road tramway extension, between the Promenade and the new Blackpool North tram stop.

From Tuesday 23 April, trams will be live on the tracks at various times of day while testing is carried out.

The majority of testing will be Monday to Friday, however some weekend testing may also be required.

Road users and pedestrians are reminded to be cautious and ensure all traffic and parking restrictions are followed.

More details on the new tramway extension opening will be announced in the coming weeks.

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